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Does anyone know of standardized or widespread use of XML in biological or chemical databases?
 
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I know there is at least a math and chemical ML standards being developed. (You should be able to find either with a quick search on google)
I know the most about the CML being developed in the UK. They have a decent scheme for representing atomic stucture but no standards for representing rates, reactions, frequencies, etc.
All the big databases (NIST) that I know of have yet to implement XML, although it has been the topic of much converstation.
There may be some biological databases that use it and I do recall reading something about a project to develop an XML standard for mapping genetics.
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